The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 57 -
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.43% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £20,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
GSM
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 50 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 18.39% 10.64% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 76 42 69
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £22,150 £19,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

GSM
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Lancashire region.

GSM Salary Trend in Lancashire